The test match series between India and Bangladesh will start on November 14 in Indore. Both the teams are gearing up to win the series. Indian captain Virat Kohli has repeatedly mentioned the strong bonding between the Indian cricketers, and on Wednesday India’s limited-overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma and all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja gave the first-hand proof of their chemistry. Both of them were seen bantering during India’s training session ahead of the first Test against Bangladesh in Indore.
Rohit, who hit the nets for the first time ahead of India vs Bangladesh 1st Test in Indore starting from Thursday, batted against seamers and then faced the Indian spinners Kuldeep Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja. Rohit did look comfortable till the time he was batting in the nets.
The 32-year-old recently led India to a 2-1 series win over Bangladesh in the three-match T20I series. Rohit led India from the front in Virat Kohli’s absence. He even hit 85 off 43 balls in the 2nd T20I at Rajkot.
Team India, presently, continued to take time out and prepare for the Day/Night Test at Eden Gardens. After Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara took charge against India seamers Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma on Tuesday, it was R Ashwin’s turn to have his share of training with the pink ball.
The first Test match in Indore will be played with the red ball.